Archives of Maryland
(Biographical Series)

Jean B. Cryor (1938-2009)
MSA SC 3520-12204


Newspaper articles -

Abramowitz, Michael. “Anti-Stadium Legislators Ride Public Furor to Showdown in Annapolis.” The Washington Post. 12 February 1996

Shen, Fern. “Rules on Cell Phones Decried; Students Can Face Suspension, Arrest; New Law Proposed.” The Washington Post.17  February 2000

Reeves, Tracey. “Bills Would Expand Tax-Free Shop Week; School Supplies, Computers, Considered,. The Washington Post. 24 January  2002

"In Annapolis, Del. Cryor is in the Catbird Seat." The Washington Post, 30 January 2003.

"Cryor was 'caught in the storm' in bed to keep House seat." The Gazette, 10 November 2006.

"Cryor to Receive Lifetime Service Award." Potomac Almanac, 14 November 2006.

"Planning Board member, former legislator Jean Cryor dies." The Gazette, 4 November 2009.

"Montgomery Planning Board commissioner dies." The Washington Post, 4 November 2009.

Bernstein, Adam. “Montgomery Planning Board Member.” The Washington Post, 6 November 2009

Other sources -

Grosfield, Sharon M. Letter to the Maryland Women’s Hall of Fame. October 21, 2012. Maryland Women's Hall of Fame nomination packet from the Maryland Commission for Women.

Maryland's Top 100 Women, The Daily Record, 2003. 

Maryland Women’s Hall of Fame Nomination. The Montgomery County Commission for Women. October 12, 2012

Web sources -

“Jean Cryor-Biography.” Last modified February 18, 2005.

“July 2010 Newsletter.” Duchy Trachtenberg, County Council: Montgomery County, Maryland. Accessed June 27, 2013,

Maryland Manual On-Line

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